Anonymous 

Review for Osteoarthritis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 185 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • Sacramento, CA
16
Oct2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Waite
  • Number of Surgeries None

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, TENS/Electrical Stimulation, Strengthening Exercises, Support brace, Taping, Cortisone Injection, Ice
    Not Improved
    Massage, Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate, Stretching, Physical Therapy, Swimming

My left knee began bothering me, at least on stairways, about 10 years ago. Over the years, it has become progressively worse. I recently saw an orthopedic surgeon, and now have a date for a total knee replacement this spring.


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